update (20 April 2017): Rwandair will operate flights to Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
update (29 March 2017): Rwandair will operate three weekly flights (!) between Kigali and London's Gatwick Airport (LGW) on board the newly acquired state of the art Airbus A330 fleet in a triple class configuration with inflight connectivity.
Rwanda's flag carrier, Rwandair, is set to launch scheduled direct flights to London in the UK on 26 May 2017. The airline will operate four weekly flights on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays onboard an Airbus A330-200 carrier in a three-class configuration between Kigali International Airport (KGL) in Kigali and Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London.